Author: Richard Huskisson

South Korean Church Donating Plasma In Fight Against COVID – GNSOTD Thur, July 9th 2020

A group from South Korea, from the Shincheonji Church of Jesus, has said that over 4,000 of its congregants who have had and fully recovered from the COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus will donate their plasma for development of a treatment. An

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Angry Tweet Study Says Stay Calm In Cool Weather

An interesting study by The Conversation that involved researchers from Macquarie University in Sydney has revealed that while hot weather may make people more aggressive, rising temperatures do not result in more angry online activity. In fact, angry tweets increased

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He Worked His Way To Harvard – GNSOTD Wed, July 8th 2020

If you saw Rehan Staton doing his old day job; working for the Bates Trucking & Trash Removal sanitation company, you might make the mistake of thinking he didn’t work hard, or wasn’t very bright, so that’s why he was

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NEOWISE Comet Visable Early Morning This Week And Evening Next Week

If you’re willing to get up early this week, you’re in for a magnificent sight: an early morning comet. Comet NEOWISE was at first visible only through powerful telescopes. But it has recently brightened enough to be seen through binoculars

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How Old Is Your Dog? New Science Offers Suggestions

This might be a familiar conversation to you; How old is the dog, in human? The old stand by answer was 7 human years to every 1 year the dog’s been alive. But new research published Thursday in the Cell Systems journal

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New Hampshire Woman Already Planning Troops Holiday Gift – GNSOTD Tue, July 7th 2020

Down in the states, Laura Landerman-Garber of New Hampshire has been doing the Holiday Cards for Our Military Challenge for years to try and spread love and kindness. For almost two decades, she’s been collecting written greetings to send to

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County Of Brant Splash Pads To Reopen, Reservations Required.

Residents of the County of Brant who are looking to stay cool this week with the Splash Pads that are set to reopen on Wednesday, July 8th, 2020, are being asked to make a reservation using either the app, or

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Drinking From The Garden Hose Is Not Safe

It’s a common childhood memory on a hot day like this, being out in the yard playing, and getting overheated and needing to cool down. One of the easiest ways was to pour cold water out of the hose over

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Dog Loving Scottish Security Guard Goes Viral

There’s a sweet moment that’s going Viral over on Twitter this week after a Security Guard at a Morrisons Grocery in Giffnock, Scotland, was capture in a photo taking care of a pup in the rain. In the image you

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Pandemic Pen Pals – GNSOTD Mon, July 6th 2020

Two McMaster grads who have turned a simple school project into an effort to help seniors in isolation. The two grads, Charmaine Holland and Aliza Prodaniuk started a Pen Pal service back in April to reach out to seniors to

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